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Measuring growth and medium- and longer-term outcomes in malnourished children

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Severe and moderate acute malnutrition are among the leading causes of mortality among children in low‐ and middle‐income countries. There is strong evidence that growth assessed anthropometrically from conception to 2 years of age marks later risk of ill health. This is central to the concept of the developmental origins of adult disease and is presumed to be related to modification of developmental processes during critical “window(s)” of vulnerability. Interventions to treat acute malnutri...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1111/mcn.12790

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0000-0003-4493-0501
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Maternal and Child Nutrition Journal website
Volume:
15
Issue:
3
Pages:
e12790
Publication date:
2019-01-28
Acceptance date:
2018-12-12
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EISSN:
1740-8695
ISSN:
1740-8695
Source identifiers:
969022
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English
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2019-02-06

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